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Schnitzer Steel Declares Preliminary Results for Q3 Fiscal 2019
The company’s Auto and Metals Recycling (AMR) division is expected to report operating income of…
June 17th 2019
LME Partners with Fastmarkets in Offering Pricing Solution for New Lithium Contract
The partnership will now focus on promoting the industry’s transition towards reference pricing.
June 14th 2019
US Census Bureau: Aluminum Scrap Exports Shrink 4%
China was the primary importer of aluminum scrap from the U.S.
June 13th 2019
Copper Scrap Exports Dipped 12% Through April '19
The primary export destination of copper waste and scrap from the U.S. was China.
June 12th 2019
U.S. Exports of Precious Metal Scrap Dropped 5%
Canada continued to remain as the top trade partner through April this year, receiving $458.92…
June 12th 2019
Russia to Restrict Scrap Exports by Implementing Quotas
Initially, quotas will be implemented for a period of six months beginning July 1 this…
June 12th 2019
Ukraine Recorded Massive Drop in Scrap Metal Exports
The primary source of scrap metal imports by Ukraine during Jan-May ’19 was Russia.
June 11th 2019
U.S. Reports Substantial Drop in Scrap Iron and Steel Exports
The monthly exports were valued at $454.43 million in April this year, Census Bureau data…
June 10th 2019
American Iron & Metal's Controversial Auto Shredder Receives Extension of Permit
Multiple explosions at the shredder had led to officials issuing a stop-work order on November…
June 6th 2019
Assets of Schneider's Iron & Metal Acquired by Alter Trading
The transaction came to a close in May 31, 2019.
June 5th 2019
China to issue scrap metal import licences and quotas as it clamps down on waste
In China, traders and scrap metal importers will have to prove they can process scrap…
May 31st 2019
City Council Demands Relocation of American Iron and Metal's Controversial Auto Shredder
It must be noted that AIM’s controversial shredder facility is just two weeks away from…
May 28th 2019
China's scrap metal imports expand to highest since Dec
China imported 350,000 mt of scrap metal in April, the highest monthly import since December…
May 24th 2019
Steel Scrap Used for Steelmaking by World Countries Exhibited Mixed Trend
The total scrap use by seven key steel producing countries and regions surged higher by…
May 23rd 2019
Fresh Scrap Metal Import Restrictions to Impact Global Scrap Trade Flows
It is anticipated that Category 6 restrictions are likely to lead to increased disruptions in…
May 20th 2019